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fed_related [2022/03/21 19:03]
admin [Thoughts]
fed_related [2022/12/04 02:06] (current)
raju [To be verified]
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 +==== tidbits ====
 +  * Fed’s seven-person board
 +
 +==== Questions ====
 +  * How many Fed governors does the president appoint?
 +
 ==== useful links ==== ==== useful links ====
 +  * https://​www.federalreserve.gov/​monetarypolicy/​fomccalendars.htm - contains links to the FOMC minutes.
 +    * Example: https://​www.federalreserve.gov/​monetarypolicy/​fomcminutes20220727.htm shows the minutes of July 26-27th, 2022 FOMC meeting. The minutes were released on Wed August 17th, 2022 at 2 PM.
   * https://​www.stlouisfed.org/​open-vault/​2019/​may/​how-read-fomc-statement - talks about how to read an FOMC statement. Good information density.   * https://​www.stlouisfed.org/​open-vault/​2019/​may/​how-read-fomc-statement - talks about how to read an FOMC statement. Good information density.
 +  * https://​www.federalreserve.gov/​monetarypolicy/​bst_recenttrends.htm - shows the history of fed's assets.
 +  * [[https://​money.howstuffworks.com/​fed.htm | How the Fed Works]] (howstuffworks.com) - reads well; high information density.
  
 ==== To be verified ==== ==== To be verified ====
 1) In https://​www.federalreserve.gov/​monetarypolicy/​fomccalendars.htm , I see "FOMC Statement"​ and "FOMC Minutes"​. What is the difference between the two? 1) In https://​www.federalreserve.gov/​monetarypolicy/​fomccalendars.htm , I see "FOMC Statement"​ and "FOMC Minutes"​. What is the difference between the two?
  
-A) The FOMC releases the "FOMC statement"​ after each FOMC meeting. The "FOMC Minutes"​ are released sometime later?+A) The FOMC releases the "FOMC statement"​ after each FOMC meeting. 
 +The "FOMC Minutes"​ are released sometime later
 +For example, the Fed announced new rates on Wed 2022-05-04 at 2 pm. 
 +On 2022-05-05, I see the "​statement"​ on the website but not the "​minutes"​. 
 + 
 +tags | fed minutes 
 + 
 +==== fred data ==== 
 +  * https://​fred.stlouisfed.org/​series/​WALCL - Assets: Total Assets: Total Assets (Less Eliminations from Consolidation):​ Wednesday Level (WALCL)
  
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